Looking at that LONG flat belt keeping the steam boiler well away from the pile of dried grain stalks makes me wonder, How many times that caught that pile on fire before they went to the LONG belt?
Scotsman Hosie (Yesterday)
Morgan Engineering work crew. Year unknown.
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In reference to photo #2000 and the short discussion following; Today is the birthday of John Froelich, inventor of the gas-powered tractor.
His inspiration came from the fires caused by steam powered threshing machines.